Engineering News | Pipes & Tubes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pipes Sun, 19 May 2019 20:50:27 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Inaugural event to highlight local manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-event-to-highlight-local-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Halima Frost Pipes & Tubes Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518394 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796214_resized_lmenasrec0519dylanslater1022.jpg CENTRE OF ATTENTION The inaugural Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo is set to feature more than 130 exhibitors 511 287 Polymer bushings used in unsuitable environments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/polymer-bushings-used-in-unsuitable-environments-2019-05-10 Halima Frost Pipes & Tubes Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 517977 1556885087 1557439200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795223_resized_nampovesconite05191022.jpg MANUFACTURING MARVEL Parts manufactured for planters and harvesters from vesconite polymers 511 287 Three companies join forces to launch EMVAfrica brand https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/three-companies-join-forces-to-launch-emvafrica-brand-2019-04-05 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:22:00 +0200 516451 1554474219 1554474120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Flowtite launches impact-resistant pipe solution as it marks fiftieth anniversary https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/impact-resistant-flowtite-grey-launched-as-it-turns-50-2019-01-25 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508681 1548081101 1548367200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tripartite expo to cater for bigger PVP audience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tripartite-expo-to-cater-for-bigger-pvp-audience-2018-12-06 Cameron Mackay Pipes & Tubes Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506697 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770574_resized_pumpsvalvespipesafricaexpo20171022.jpg OPPORTUNITY FOR NETWORKING New partnership opportunities in a range of industries will create more opportunities for growth in the relevant sectors 511 287 HAW expands hose offering in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/haw-expands-hose-offering-in-s-africa-2018-12-05 Cameron Mackay Pipes & Tubes Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506690 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770557_resized_hosecrimper1022.jpg UNIFLEX UG32 AND UG2O GREASE CRIMPERS Owing to product demand and our role in the fluid power market, the decision to supply a crimper unique to HAW was made 511 287 Sappma pleased with results after increasing audit frequency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappma-pleased-with-results-after-increasing-audit-frequency-2018-12-05 Cameron Mackay Pipes & Tubes Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506628 1547542579 1547762400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770511_resized_hdpepipesontruck1022.jpg SAPPMA From an environmental point of view, we can do a lot more for the same amount of money and materials 511 287 Commission recommends tribunal approve Robor’s acquisition of Macsteel MT&P business, ... https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-approves-robors-acquisition-of-macsteel-mtp-business-with-conditions-2018-12-11 Tasneem Bulbulia ACQUISITIONS Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:32:00 +0200 507216 1544703535 1544531520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CMA membership offers significant advantages https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cma-membership-offers-significant-advantages-2018-11-23 Shannon de Ryhove CONCRETE MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION Fri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504061 1543909489 1542924000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company extends life span of critical steam systems https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-extends-life-span-of-critical-steam-systems-2018-11-09 Jessica Oosthuizen Pipes & Tubes Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502726 1541487543 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762238_resized_snclavalinsasolproject11181022.jpg SASOL STEAM SYSTEM The steam system on the Sasol refinery is the main steam header which links the steam generation plant to the rest of the factory 511 287 New coupling provides easy pipe joining solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-coupling-provides-easy-pipe-joining-solution-2018-10-05 Donald Makhafola Pipes & Tubes Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499429 1539006442 1539295200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756368_resized_victauliccouplingvalves20171022.jpg JOINING SOLUTION Victaulic's plain end solutions pipe couplings, fittings and connectors technology are easy to install 511 287 Coupling technology reduces costs, improves efficiency https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coupling-technology-reduces-costs-improves-efficiency-2018-09-06 Paige Müller Pipes & Tubes Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497970 1537882691 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752581_resized_heatingandcoolingvictaulicmarcelley09181022.jpg MARCEL LEY The Victaulic Quickvic coupling solutions replace the welding and threading of pipes in the HVAC industry 511 287 New-configuration valve creates export potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-configuration-valve-creates-export-potential-2018-08-10 Halima Frost Pipes & Tubes Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493957 1533535915 1533852000 99999999999 Mia Breytenbach 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743213_resized_valvesastore08181022.jpg THE MORE THE MERRIER The new hole configuration of the FK d90 industrial butterfly valve allows for better placement 511 287 Association takes firm stance on quality of products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/association-takes-firm-stance-on-quality-products-2018-06-29 Melissa Zisengwe Pipes & Tubes Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489555 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733492_resized_marleypipesystemshdpepiping3rosslynfactory0518dylan1022.jpg INDUSTRY CHALLENGES Sappma urges manufacturers to maintain the standards of pipes distributed in the industry 511 287 Inkulu Plastics expands offerings and services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inkulu-plastics-expands-offerings-and-services-2018-06-29 Melissa Zisengwe Pipes & Tubes Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489684 1529997547 1530223200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733080_resized_inkulupipes06181022.jpg LOCAL PROGRESS The company has also introduced its fleet of trucks for the local market 511 287 Understanding weld standards crucial to the welding industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/understanding-weld-standards-crucial-to-the-welding-industry-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Pipes & Tubes Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488371 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730195_resized_weldingianventer28181022.jpg CONFORMING PIPE SYSTEMS Marley Pipes Systems SA supplies the well known international Frialen brand. 511 287 Eltherm’s EHT regulates cold, prevents heat loss https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eltherms-eht-regulates-cold-and-prevents-heat-loss-2018-06-08 Donald Makhafola Pipes & Tubes Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487560 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728432_resized_elthermheattracing05181022.jpg REDUCING COSTS Electrical heat tracing helps to ensure that pumps do not malfunction 511 287 Sappma takes firm stance on quality products https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappma-takes-firm-stance-on-quality-products-2018-05-30 Creamer Media Reporter Pipes & Tubes Thu, 31 May 2018 12:07:00 +0200 488131 1527761822 1527761220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730039_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/74603_2018-06-01_rer490_cg.mp481596290Sappma takes firm stance on quality products Sappma takes firm stance on quality products Construction for the expansion of Driftsands sewer in progress https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/construction-for-the-expansion-of-driftsands-sewer-in-progress-2018-04-27 Donald Makhafola Pipes & Tubes Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483639 1524227645 1524780000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Agreement opens way for R1.8bn oil services hub at Saldanha port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-opens-way-for-r18bn-oil-services-hub-at-saldanha-port-2018-04-23 Terence Creamer PORT TERMINAL Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:50:00 +0200 484695 1524575936 1524491400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000721711_resized_portofsaldanha1022.jpeg Port of Saldanha 511 287 AGM highlights major 2017 accomplishments https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agm-highlights-major-2017-accomplishments-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473287 1516085027 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696762_resized_pipessouthafricanplasticpipesmanufacturersassocaitionmeritawardwinners20171220171022.jpg MERITORIOUS Ian Venter, George Diliyannis and Jacques van Eck were recognised for their hard work and dedication on Sappma’s Technical Committee by receiving this year’s Merit Awards 511 287 New, effective pipe joining method announced https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-effective-pipe-joining-method-announced-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473380 1516085027 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000697378_resized_pipesvictualicrefusetofusepipe12171022.jpg PIPE JOINING SOLUTION Victaulic’s new Refuse-to-Fuse technique enables coupling of large and small-diameter pipes without fusing in just a matter of minutes 511 287 New hydraulic hose launched https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-hydraulic-hose-launched-2018-01-19 Tasneem Bulbulia Pipes & Tubes Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473286 1516094782 1516312800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696752_resized_hoseparkerhannifin1000psihydraulichose1120171022.jpg NEW PRODUCT Parker Hannifin’s GlobalCore 187 High Performance Hydraulic Hose is made to meet the needs of evolving higher pressure hydraulic systems 511 287 Sanitaryware manufacturer on marketing road trip https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanitary-ware-truck-tour-under-way-2017-12-15 Nadine James Sanitaryware Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473196 1512994087 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696632_resized_africanprotourtrucklixil1022jpg.jpeg KEEP ON TRUCKING The newly built African Pro Tour Truck is in Bloemfontein and will be traveling to Cape Town in the new year 511 287 Heat exchangers made compact https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heat-exchangers-made-compact-2017-12-08 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471338 1511853905 1512079200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692670_resized_enerquippressurevessel1022.jpg U-TUBE Heat exchangers are available in U-tube and straight tube designs, and save a significant amount of space due to their size 511 287 Waltloo fibre-optic factory to supply African telecoms industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-fibre-optic-factory-to-supply-african-telecoms-industry-2017-12-01 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471785 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693681_resized_dartcomwaltloofactory11022.jpg DARTCOM WALTLOO FACTORY The factory has fibre colour, ringmarking, buffer tube production, SZ stranding and dual-jacket equipment to produce complete cables 511 287 Company expands fluid technology services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-fluid-technology-services-2017-11-10 Nadine James Pipes & Tubes Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469043 1510037531 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687799_resized_bmgdiaphragmandpinchvalves10171022.jpg VERSATILE PRODUCTS FPV diaphragm and pinch valves are available in many different materials, with various pressure ratings, for diverse sectors 511 287 High-pressure industrial cleaning suitable for various industries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-pressure-industrial-cleaning-suitable-for-various-industries-2017-11-03 Marleny Arnoldi Pipes & Tubes Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467871 1510214507 1509660000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685541_resized_totalblastinghighpressurecleaningindustrialcleaning20171022.jpg HIGH-PRESSURE CLEANING Total Blasting has provided many plants and industrial cleaning contractors with simple and flexible water-jetting capability 511 287 Steel company raises the bar in Africa with new technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-company-raises-the-bar-in-africa-with-new-technologies-2017-10-27 Robyn Wilkinson Pipes & Tubes Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467693 1509097630 1509055200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688084_resized_assmstretcheredmaterial102017.jpg STRETCHING CAPABILITIES Branded Allied Steelrode Stretcher Material is produced at a purpose-built steel-stretching facility in Midvaal, Gauteng 511 340 Nonconformance of standards exacerbates drought conditions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/non-conformance-of-pipes-standards-exacerbates-s-african-drought-conditions-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466137 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681044_resized_rareplastics20171022.jpg CONFORMING TO STANDARDS SATAS or SABS accreditation is essential to ensuring reliable water infrastructure that adheres to strict standards 511 287 Technology suitable for South African context https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-suitable-for-s-africa-context-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466457 1507616814 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Western Cape municipality begins master plan to combat water loss https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-municipality-begins-master-plan-to-combat-water-loss-2017-10-13 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 466165 1507616813 1507845600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000681120_resized_willemliebenbergandandrekowalenskiofdrakensteinmunicipality1022.jpg MASTER PLANNERS Willem Liebenberg and André Kowalewski (right) of the Drakenstein municipality are at the forefront of the master plan 511 287 Company provides energy-saving pumps solution https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-african-pumps-company-provides-energy-saving-pumps-solution-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465393 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680091_resized_vesconitebenefits1022.jpg VESCONITE BENEFITS Materials used by Vesconite swell significantly less when exposed to water than other materials 511 287 Work apparel company sees further growth in sales https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/work-apparel-industry-company-sees-sales-growing-further-2017-10-06 Simone Liedtke Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465162 1506954327 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679254_resized_personalprotectiveequipment092017totalblasting1022.jpg SPECIAL DESIGN The personal protective equipment was designed to not restrict operator movement and flexibility 511 287 Manufacturer innovates to address lack of water and sanitation challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-innovates-to-address-lack-of-water-and-sanitation-challenges-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465453 1511256947 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680002_resized_sulzerpumps1022.jpg TESTING STANDARDS Results of computational fluid dynamics and finite element analysis are validated through prototype and model testing at Sulzer 511 287 Lifting stations ensure efficient wastewater disposal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lifting-stations-ensure-efficient-wastewater-disposal-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465682 1517229446 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680093_resized_aqualiftfbasic1022.jpg AQUALIFT F BASIC The lifting station has been deemed the new standard and economic solution for wastewater disposal 511 287 Supplier extends pumps offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-extends-pumps-offering-2017-10-06 Nica Schreuder Pipes & Tubes Fri, 06 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 465686 1517230730 1507240800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680125_resized_flowaccomodationatlascopco1022.jpg FLOW ACCOMMODATION Atlas Copco’s high-flow models are capable of handling flow rates of up to 1 400 m3/h 511 287